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Set phasers to shun: George Takei encourages boycotting Indiana over ‘religious freedom’ bill

Set phasers to shun: George Takei encourages boycotting Indiana over ‘religious freedom’ bill | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence (R) now faces the prospect of a wider boycott from sci-fi and gaming fans with the involvement of actor and activist George Takei, the Huffington Post reported.
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Salesforce cancels all travel to Indiana, won’t subject customers or employees to discrimination

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff has made good on a threat that his $4 billion company would "dramatically reduce" its investment in Indiana in response to an anti-LGBT religious freedom law.
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Bayard Rustin: The Man Homophobia Almost Erased From History

Bayard Rustin: The Man Homophobia Almost Erased From History | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Rustin played a key role in advancing civil rights and economic justice. His partner, Walter Naegle, talks with BuzzFeed about that legacy on the eve of the 50th anniversary of the march Rustin mad...
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Moving forward to fix our broken immigration system

Moving forward to fix our broken immigration system | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
President writes in The Hill he'll fight "any attempt" to turn back progress on immigration.
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Gullible Conservatives Sent Millions To Scam Groups Like Sarah Palin's SarahPac

Gullible Conservatives Sent Millions To Scam Groups Like Sarah Palin's SarahPac | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Just as we suspected, none of the money being given to organizations like SarahPac goes to actual campaigning. It just goes straight into the pockets of professional grifters like Sarah Palin.
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Misogynist blogger: Make rape on private property legal so women can have ‘learning experiences’

Misogynist blogger: Make rape on private property legal so women can have ‘learning experiences’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The founder of a website that is popular with so-called Men’s Rights Activists said this week that the “solution” to the problem of rape in the United States was to decriminalize “the violent taking of a woman” on private property.
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Mississippi Lawmaker Makes Racist Comments, Then Claims He's Not Racist

"Mississippi State Rep. Gene Alday, a Republican, told The Clarion-Ledger he was against increased funding for education, in particular funding to improve li...
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Boehner And GOP Ready To Sacrifice Homeland Security In Petulant Attack On Obama

As unbelievable violence is escalating around the world, John Boehner is ready to sacrifice funding for Homeland Security in order to get his own way.
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When Will Fox News Fire Bill O’Reilly For Lying About Combat Duty?

When Will Fox News Fire Bill O’Reilly For Lying About Combat Duty? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Conservatives have tenaciously sunk their fangs into the juicy scandal that is engulfing NBC News anchor Brian Williams. The fact that he has admitted (and apologized for) some false statements he ...
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Jeb Bush’s new web chief scrambles to erase embarrassing tweets about gays and women

Jeb Bush’s new web chief scrambles to erase embarrassing tweets about gays and women | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The founder of Hipster.com scrubbed more than 40 tweets denigrating the gay community and women after being hired by former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush’s (R) budding presidential campaign, Buzzfeed reported.
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Mad Men: Inside the men's rights movement—and the army of misogynists and trolls it spawned

Mad Men: Inside the men's rights movement—and the army of misogynists and trolls it spawned | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
How did an ex-feminist once hailed by Gloria Steinem become a hero of the haters?
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No charges for New Jersey cop’s daughter after she dressed as Hitler and threatened to kill Jews

No charges for New Jersey cop’s daughter after she dressed as Hitler and threatened to kill Jews | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The teenage daughter of a New Jersey state trooper will not be charged with any crimes after posting and sharing online threats against Jews with her friends –including threatening to bomb a popular gathering place for Orthodox Jews — reports the Asbury Park Press.
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The Anti-Vaccine Movement Should Be Ridiculed, Because Shame Works

The best way to win a debate is to present your facts in a clear, respectful way. When that doesn't work, another option is incessant ridicule. Here's why we have to use shame if we want to stop the anti-vaccine movement.
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Monsanto Demands World Health Organization Retract Cancer Claims

Monsanto Demands World Health Organization Retract Cancer Claims | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Monsanto are calling on the World Health Organization to retract claims made in a report that declared a link between Monsanto's Roundup herbicide and
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The Older Brother From The "Narnia" Movies Is Looking Fine As Hell

The Older Brother From The "Narnia" Movies Is Looking Fine As Hell | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
William Moseley, aka Peter Pevensie from the Narnia franchise, is back on screen in The Royals. And he's looking fine as hell.
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The Antiviral Guide to the Worst Hoaxers and Liars on Facebook

The Antiviral Guide to the Worst Hoaxers and Liars on Facebook | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Facebook is a big and maddening place. Antiviral wants to make it better. To that end, we're putting together a comprehensive guide to the new, bad, weird, and bullshit "news sites" that are appearing on your feed. Here's part one: "Satire."
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CBS has released the Falklands protest video Bill O'Reilly asked for. It doesn't support his claims.

CBS has released the Falklands protest video Bill O'Reilly asked for. It doesn't support his claims. | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Fox News host says he was in a "war zone" where police gunned down civilians. The video doesn't show that.
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Drop-Out Scott Walker Calls Critics Of His Smarts ‘Elitist’ As He Sandbags State’s Universities (VIDEO)

Drop-Out Scott Walker Calls Critics Of His Smarts ‘Elitist’ As He Sandbags State’s Universities (VIDEO) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Former Gov. of Vermont, Howard Dean: "I worry about people being president of the United States not knowing much about the world and not knowing much about science."
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Residents Of America's Food Stamp Capital Continue To Vote Against Their Self-Interests

"In spite of the prevailing stereotypes and assumptions about who uses SNAP Food Stamp benefits the most in the United States, the highest usage is not in Co...
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Jennifer Lopez - Booty ft. Iggy Azalea Parody - YouTube

http://www.lulu.com/shop/bryan-hawn/the-list-what-the-top-fitness-models-dont-want-you-to-know/ebook/product-21670800.html ~ ATTENTION: For everyone emailing...
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When will liberals start caring about federal judges?

When will liberals start caring about federal judges? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The ruling against Obama's immigration order is the latest victory for the GOP's judicial strategy
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Conservatives Seize On Hugely Flawed Study About Same-Sex Parents

Conservatives Seize On Hugely Flawed Study About Same-Sex Parents | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A new study critiquing same-sex parenting suffers from the same flaws as previous studies purporting negative outcomes for children.
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E-Cigarette Vapor Shown To Repress Immune System | IFLScience

E-Cigarette Vapor Shown To Repress Immune System | IFLScience | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Electronic cigarettes have boomed into a $2 billion per year industry since 2007, with claims that they are a safer alternative to traditional smoking. That may be so, in the same way that getting hit in the head with a baseball bat is safer than getting thrown off of a building, but it doesn’t mean that e-cigs are inherently safe.
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Obama Was Right to Compare Christianity's Violent Past to the Islamic State

Obama Was Right to Compare Christianity's Violent Past to the Islamic State | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
onservative critics are in hysterics thanks to a few short remarks made by President Barack Obama on the subject of Christian history during Thursday’s National Prayer Breakfast.
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West Virginia Republican says rape can be ‘beautiful’ if it produces a child

West Virginia Republican says rape can be ‘beautiful’ if it produces a child | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Republican state lawmaker in West Virginia said on Thursday that while rape is horrible, it’s “beautiful” that a child could be produced in the attack.
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